tommy thompson

Tommy Thompson, serving in his ninth year as Assistant Band Director and Percussion Instructor at Grenada High School, has received the"Distinguished Assistant Band Director of the Year Award" from the Mississippi Band Directors Association, the Mississippi Chapter of the American School Band Director's Association. 

Thompson has been instructing Marching Percussion Sections in the State of Mississippi for the past fifteen years. He earned a Bachelor of Music Education Degree from Delta State University and received instruction from some of the foremost leaders in marching percussion including Jim Campbell, Thom Hannum, Bret Kuhn, Lalo Davila, Dennis Delucia, Greg Rinehart and Mark Ford.